Tag Archives: Link

North Carolina Workers’ Compensation Claim Involving Kitchen Slip-and-Fall Denied Based on Failure to Link Additional Claim for Benefits with Original Injury

Filing a claim for workers’ compensation benefits is merely the first step in receiving the financial support that you need and deserve after an accident at work. Your employer’s insurance carrier may contest your claim or seek a denial of … Continue reading

Posted in Injury & Accident Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Exploring the Link between Gender, Governance, and Shareholder Activism

A study conducted by global consultancy firm Alvarez and Marsal (A&M) showed that companies with more women on their boards attract fewer activist investors. In particular, the study, which surveyed 1,854 public groups, revealed that companies not targeted by hedge … Continue reading

Posted in Corporate Law | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CFPB found unconstitutionally structured and incapable of pursuing enforcement action in New York [link to opinion]

U.S. District Court in New York finds that the CFPB lacks authority to bring enforcement action because its composition violates the Constitution’s separation of powers,” and dismisses CFPB’s claims. https://www.citizen.org/sites/default/files/consumer-financial-protection-bureau-et-al-v-rd-legal-funding-llc.pdfThis is an action by Plaintiffs Consumer FinancialProtection Bureau (the “CFPB”) and … Continue reading

Posted in Banking and Finance law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Talcum Powder Cases Bring Up Mesothelioma Link

Johnson & Johnson, the manufacturers of their iconic Baby Powder and their Shower to Shower talcum powder produces have been the subject of litigation that links their product to ovarian cancer. Several juries have already found for plaintiffs who claim … Continue reading

Posted in Products Liability | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scientists Return to Court to Explain Roundup Cancer Link

Share This Item April 6, 2018 – San Francisco, California – Dr. Beate Ritz and Dr. Christopher Portier, two experts testifying on behalf of the plaintiffs in the Monsanto Roundup litigation, were called back to court this week to defend their assessments that … Continue reading

Posted in Aviation Law | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment